Hal Sparks - Evolution Overdrive (3 stars)

This article is from 2011.

Hal Sparks - Evolution Overdrive

Impressive delivery with theme of humankind’s ongoing evolution

Humankind’s ongoing evolution from apes is the buff American stand-up’s central thesis. En route to his conclusion that only the reintroduction of dinosaurs into the food chain will save us, Sparks blasts the crowd with a string of more commonplace observations. The material is occasionally a touch routine, but the delivery is impressively high velocity.

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Hal Sparks - Evolution Overdrive

  • 3 stars

Jokes of the future, today! Hal Sparks is dissecting pop culture, not only because he's annoyed with it but because it points to where we're headed as a civilization! As seen on The Tonight Show and in Queer as Folk, Dude Where's My Car and Spiderman. ‘Escapes the American disease by having some worthwhile…

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